The Mitochondria and Metabolism Center (MMC) housed at UW Medicine, South Lake Union is home to a large and diverse community of researchers. The MMC brings together multi-disciplinary investigators from across the university and its affiliated institutions to foster interactions, promote research, and to share resources.

The Wang Lab has a recent publication in Nature Communications “CaMKII induces permeability transition through Drp1 phosphorylation during chronic b-AR stimulation”

American Heart Association Walk – 2016
Members of the MMC participated in the event, raising over $2500 for the American Heart Association. Click here to see photos

Rong Tian has been selected as the recipient of the 2017 Research Achievement Award of the International Society for Heart Research (ISHR).

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Distinguished Lecture Series

Dr. Richard Moss
Dysregulation of systolic and diastolic function in cMy-BP-C hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Tuesday, October 25 9am
Orin Smith Auditorium,
South Lake Union

Dr. Paolo Bernardi
Between life and death: The dual function of mitochondrial ATP synthase
Tuesday, November 1 9am
Orin Smith Auditorium,
South Lake Union

Mitochondria and Metabolism Interest Group
Wang Lab & Pallanck Lab Presenting
Friday, November 4, 4pm
Administration Building, C123AB South Lake Union

Biochemistry of Exercise-induced Metabolic Acidosis

Mitochondria and Metabolism Journal Club –  September 2016 Journal article presented by Michal Handzlik, PhD,  Senior Fellow in Tian Laboratory It is well recognized that both skeletal and cardiac muscle consume more carbohydrates during increased workload (e.g.... read more